Labor Ledger

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2021 November-December Edition

Articles in this issue include: Joint Public Sector Star Recertification for Two Divisions of the City of Charlotte Aviation Department; Devices Certified Before 16th Annual Historic Boiler Show in Carthage; N.C. State Fair Returns Following 2020 Cancellation; NCDOL’s Mediation Program: One Year Later; Second Annual Toys for Tots “Drive-By and Drop Off” Event to Be Hosted at the Labor Building; Retaliatory Rights; Deadly Mistakes; and Workplace Worries

2021 September-October Edition

Articles in this issue include: One NCDOL, Holder - Edison Foard - Leeper Alliance Opens as Another Closes; Annual N.C. Mine Safety and Health Conference Has Record Attendance; 2021 Annual Carolina Star Safety Conference; Senate Bill 208, “Labor Law Changes” Becomes Law; North Carolina Fairs Play on After 2020 Season Cancellations; Mexican Consulate Re-Signs Alliance with NCDOL.

2021 July-August Edition

Articles in this issue include: Labor Commissioner Josh Dobson Visits Two Carolina Star Sites in Columbus County; Knowing the Signs and Symptoms of Heat Stress Could Save a Life; NCDOL Adopts Federal OSHA Emergency Temporary Standard; 2021 Safety Awards Banquet Schedule; Get Ready for 2021 “Safe + Sound” Week in August; and Updated Labor Law Posters Available for Free.

2021 May-June Edition

Articles in this issue include: Commissioner Dobson Tours Newly Constructed Belmont Middle School; NCDOL Launches New Process for Obtaining Youth Employment Certificates; Amentum Celebrates First Carolina Star Certification; Library Update.

2021 March-April Edition

Articles in this issue include: New Safety Awards Coordinator Brings New Face to Program; Town of Mooresville Police Department Earns SHARP Recognition; NCDOL Provides Virtual Consultation for Small Businesses During Pandemic; Employers Urged to Support COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts.

2021 January-February Edition

Articles in this issue include: Labor Commissioner Josh Dobson Announces His Senior Leadership Team, Former Labor Commissioner Cherie Berry Receives the Carolina Star Safety Conference Lifetime Achievement Award, Posting of Injury and Illness Summary Required, New Labor Law Posters Available March 1, NCDOL Releases Workplace Fatality Count for 2020.

2020 November-December Edition

Articles in this issue include: From Linthead to Queen, NC's Workplace Injury and Illness Rate Remains at a Historic Low, REDB Launches New Mediation Program.

2020 September-October Edition

Articles in this issue include: Archer Western Earns Carolina Building Star Designation; Businesses Participate in Safe + Sound Week; Mt. Olive Pickle Co. Maintains Carolina Star Designation; Poster Scammers Persistent, NCDOL Urges Businesses to Stay Vigilant; Safety Award Highlights.